The Volunteer Center serves
more than 1,060 nonprofits and 10,866 volunteers 
in Durham, Chapel Hill, and Raleigh (throughout the Triangle!)
Thank You!!
   Thanksgiving and Share Your Christmas Sponsors
With your generous support this year  our holiday programs have made a real difference to those in need in our community.
1,754 people received Thanksgiving meals.
3,087 people were given coats, blankets, and toys through the Share Your Christmas Program.
 Thank you for sharing!
Volunteer of the Week
Mrs. Sylvie Daigle
Duke Hospital Auxiliary
When you’re facing a crisis, the little things can really mean a lot, and no one knows this better than Sylvie Daigle. As a Gift Shop Volunteer at Duke Hospital, Sylvie is there to cheer up patients, their families, and the staff that cares for them, to help clients to pick out gifts, and to provide a listening ear. As a Kidz Need Hugz volunteer, she provides companionship for young patients and much-needed breaks for caregivers. Sylvie’s compassion is evident to everyone she comes into contact with, and her hard work, accountability, and devotion are recognized by those she works with. In the words of Joy Parton, her Volunteer Coordinator, “Sylvie has been a blessing” to the Duke Hospital Auxiliary.
Thank you, Sylvie, for your kindness, your generosity, and your wonderful spirit!


Congratulations to our
2015 Governor's Medallion Award for Volunteer Service
This award recognizes the "top 20" volunteers in the state.
Medallion recipients are nominated at the county level then
evaluated by a panel of community service leaders from across the state.
Click here to see our full list of Key Award Winners

Mary Alice Eckman

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels

Robert "Bo" Glenn

Urban Ministries


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